The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 90 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 38 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.31% 1.28% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.31% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 10
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1571 1374 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.56% 97.52% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1172 1261
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Oxfordshire region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 22 £45,000 -
Abingdon -1 9 - - 1
Bicester - 1 £40,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 66 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (95.45%) Software Engineering
3 30 (45.45%) Python
4 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (40.91%) Linux
6 26 (39.39%) STL
6 26 (39.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 25 (37.88%) Degree
8 21 (31.82%) C#
8 21 (31.82%) Windows
9 17 (25.76%) Java
9 17 (25.76%) .NET
10 16 (24.24%) C
11 13 (19.70%) Sophos
11 13 (19.70%) Pair Programming
11 13 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (18.18%) GCC
12 12 (18.18%) Visual Studio
13 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.67%) Electronics
13 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (16.67%) GDB
14 10 (15.15%) TDD
15 9 (13.64%) OO
15 9 (13.64%) QA
15 9 (13.64%) Image Processing
15 9 (13.64%) Open Source
16 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (10.61%) High-Throughput Computing

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) DNS
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
1 3 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) GCC
1 12 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.67%) GDB
3 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.52%) CMake
5 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 11 (16.67%) Electronics
2 7 (10.61%) Automotive
3 5 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 26 (39.39%) STL
2 17 (25.76%) .NET
3 5 (7.58%) Flash
3 5 (7.58%) OpenCL
3 5 (7.58%) OpenCV
3 5 (7.58%) Qt
4 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 3 (4.55%) CSS
5 3 (4.55%) WebSockets
6 2 (3.03%) MFC
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Device Driver
3 7 (10.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
4 6 (9.09%) Biotechnology
5 5 (7.58%) Streaming Video
6 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.55%) Physics
8 2 (3.03%) Robotics
9 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.52%) CUDA
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Windows CE
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Fedora
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (19.70%) Pair Programming
4 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (15.15%) TDD
6 9 (13.64%) Image Processing
6 9 (13.64%) OO
6 9 (13.64%) Open Source
7 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.61%) High-Throughput Computing
7 7 (10.61%) OOP
7 7 (10.61%) Regression Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Machine Learning
8 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (7.58%) Digital Signal Processing
9 5 (7.58%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (45.45%) Python
3 21 (31.82%) C#
4 17 (25.76%) Java
5 16 (24.24%) C
6 7 (10.61%) MATLAB
7 5 (7.58%) R
8 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.55%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) Lua
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.03%) VC++
10 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) ISO13485
2 5 (7.58%) MISRA
3 1 (1.52%) SDET
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Sophos
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.52%) Perforce
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago